Director, Center for Law and Transformational Technology
Jordan Fischer focuses her research on data privacy and cybersecurity, bringing an interdisciplinary approach to her teaching. Professor Fischer explores the convergence of the law and technology, researching the practical implications of regional data protection regulations within a backdrop of the global economy. Professor Fischer applies her practical experience working with multinational companies to better understand the evolution of security, privacy and technology within changing regulatory and legal frameworks to balance consumer and end-user rights with enterprise innovation and business efficiencies.
Professor Fischer is appointed as a Fulbright Specialist in cybersecurity and data privacy. Additionally, she is a certified trainer for the International Association of Privacy Professionals.
After receiving her JD summa cum laude from the Kline School of Law in 2013, Professor Fischer clerked at the Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg for Koen Lenaerts, who is now the president-judge of the court. Professor Fischer joined the Kline School of Law faculty in 2015, with a focus on both international law and technology law.
In addition to teaching, Professor Fischer is the Global Privacy Lead at Beckage, a certified Women-Owned Business. In her private practice, she focuses on international data privacy and cybersecurity and cross-border data management, with an emphasis in European Union data privacy regulations, the General Data Protection Regulation and the California Consumer Privacy Act. Professor Fischer’s background in business and international data protection regulation enables her to provide critical legal guidance to balance business growth and development with data management, network assessments and best practices in cybersecurity. She also counsels clients on cross-border data management, including the complexities of discovery in international litigation.
Professor Fischer is a frequent presenter at domestic and international conferences and professional meetings, where she has been invited to offer insights on GDPR, CCPA, cybersecurity, privacy law and cross-border litigation.